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Trump Vows To Bring Home All US Troops From Iraq

Trump vows to bring all US troops home from Iraq ‘shortly’President Trump on Thursday repeated his plan to withdraw all U.S. troops from Iraq “shortly” during a meeting with the county’s new prime minister. “We were there, and now we’re getting out. We’ll be leaving shortly,” Trump told reporters at the White House. “We have […]

US Troops Attacked In Syria

U.S. forces stationed in eastern Syria were attacked Monday morning, officials said, reporting no casualties. Officials said the American troops alongside Syrian Democratic Forces were conducting a routine anti-ISIS security patrol near Tal Al-Zahab when they encountered a checkpoint occupied by pro-Syrian regime forces. “After receiving safe passage from the pro-regime forces, the patrol came […]

Head National Security Adviser Tests Positive For Coronavirus

National security adviser Robert O’Brien has tested positive for COVID-19, a White House official confirmed on Monday. “National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien tested positive for COVID-19. He has mild symptoms and has been self-isolating and working from a secure location off site,” the official said in a statement. “There is no risk of exposure to […]

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Pentagon Bans Confederate Flags On All Military Installations

The Pentagon on Friday laid out a new policy on Friday that will ban displays of the Confederate flag on military installations, in a memo that avoids mentioning an explicit ban or the controversial flag itself. “Flags are powerful symbols, particularly in the military community for whom flags embody common mission, common histories, and the […]

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Woman To Join Green Berets For First Time In Units History

A woman will join the Green Berets after she successfully completed Army Special Forces training, a first for the U.S. military. The soldier graduated on Thursday in a ceremony for the Special Forces Qualification Course, U.S. Army Special Operations Command confirmed in a statement. “From here, you will go forward and join the storied formation […]

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North Korea Refuses Talks With Trump

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea on Saturday reiterated it has no immediate plans to resume nuclear negotiations with the United States unless Washington discards what it describes as “hostile” polices toward Pyongyang. The statement by North Korean First Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui came after President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, John […]